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  • MILAN, Sept 2- Leonardo Del Vecchio, the 79- year-old founder of Italian eyewear maker Luxottica, decided to replace long-term CEO Andrea Guerra after Guerra rejected his plans to take a more active role in the firm to prepare for a handover to his offspring.

  • Survey: Foreign companies in China feel 'targeted' Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 1:33 AM ET

    BEIJING— Foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and might cut investment if conditions fail to improve, a U.S. business group said Tuesday.

  • Top South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinet Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    LIMA, Peru— The Peruvian hackers have broken into military, police, and other sensitive government networks in Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Venezuela and Peru, defacing websites and extracting sensitive data to strut their programming prowess and make political points.

  • *Speculation about possible iWatch launch by Apple. *Swatch Group to make Swatch with fitness functions. BIEL, Aug 31- Swatch Group is happy to go it alone with a launch next year of watches with "smart" features to compete with so-called wearable gadgets from the big tech companies, a market potentially worth $93 billion.

  • Hiring a senior executive from a major competitor is rare for Intel, which is known in Silicon Valley for its insular culture, and it reflects the eagerness of the Santa Clara, California, chipmaker to improve its struggling mobile business.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 29- Chipmaker Intel Corp has hired Amir Faintuch, a senior executive at Qualcomm Inc, to co-manage the development of the company's chips, an Intel spokesman said on Friday.

  • How FAA views drones     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Google has announced "Project Wing" aiming to develop its drone delivery system, and Eamon Javers spoke with the FAA about unmanned vehicle regulations.

  • Midday movers: Apple, Big Lots, Tesla Motors & more Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:17 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of Friday's midday movers:

  • Big money is pouring into high-tech tutoring Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET
    Educational Support Specialists provide online university level tutoring in Mountain View, California.

    The $7 billion market for tutoring services is in the midst of a transformation, driven by new technology.

  • Online banking or shopping: What's more secure? Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    In light of this week's reports that banks were hacked, a cybersecurity expert rates the best and worst industries at protecting your online data.

  • Drone players now & tomorrow     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:04 AM ET

    Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, and the "Squawk Alley" crew discuss drone delivery and who will enter the space. Swisher says in 10 years, drones will be normal.

  • How pros think Yahoo should spend its Alibaba cash Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 10:58 AM ET
    Yahoo's chief executive, Marissa Mayer, speaks at the 2014 Cannes Lions in June in Cannes, France.

    Yahoo’s survival depends on it making more investments in a few key areas, industry experts said.

  • Google's 'Project Wing' takes off     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    Under "Project Wing," Google is developing drones capable of delivering goods. The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses the rivalry developing between Amazon and Google.

  • US stock futures remain mildly higher after data Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    Wall Street looked set to open higher on the last day of the week, albeit in low volume trade ahead of Monday's Labor Day holiday.

  • Google gets in game of drones     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 8:02 AM ET

    Google is ready to unveil a fleet of drones designed to deliver small packages, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Apple eyes pay-by-touch for next iPhone Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    Apple is working with NXP to add secure short-range wireless technology into the next iPhone, enabling new pay-by-touch capabilities.

  • Early movers: BIG, GOOG, S, AVGO, AZN, AAPL & more Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 29- U.S. stock index futures were modestly higher on Friday, suggesting the market's recent upswing was intact and pointing to a fourth straight week of gains for major indexes.

  • The top candidate for US's new tech chief is... Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Google’s New York headquarters.

    Google exec Megan Smith is a top candidate for the role of the U.S.'s chief technology officer, Bloomberg reported.

  • UPDATE 1-Google tests airborne drones to deliver goods Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 8:45 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28- Google Inc is developing airborne drones capable of flying on their own and delivering anything from candy to medicine, the Internet company said on Thursday.